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USA Judo Heads To World Championships

By Diego Osorio | Aug. 22, 2014, 11:21 p.m. (ET)

…Only Days Away

It’s official!! Our elite athletes have set off to Russia to compete in this year’s World Judo Championships taking place in the city of Chelyabinsk starting Monday, August 25 to Sunday, August 31.

Team USA will comprise of 12 competitors: five men and seven women of the highest level including world champions and Olympic medalists.

We wish our athletes a successful showing at this tournament, which is the International Judo Federation’s leading annual event in the sport of judo.

Click the button below to see Team USA’s roster: